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RBI Monetary Policy Committee is responsible for fixing the benchmark interest rate in India. The panel meets multiple times in a year and announces its decisions. More

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  • GDP growth for FY22 seen at 10.5%, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das Feb 05, 2021 10:17 AM IST

    GDP growth for FY22 seen at 10.5%, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

    Further, growth is projected in the range of 26.2 percent to 8.3 percent in H1FY22 ​and 6 percent in Q3FY22.

  • RBI MPC keeps rates unchanged, says Governor Shaktikanta Das Feb 05, 2021 10:06 AM IST

    RBI MPC keeps rates unchanged, says Governor Shaktikanta Das

    The key lending rate of the RBI, or the repo rate, was left undisturbed at 4 percent while the reverse repo rate, or the key borrowing rate, was retained at 4 percent.

  • RBI's role as debt manager tested in 2020: Governor Shaktikanta Das Dec 04, 2020 11:45 AM IST

    RBI's role as debt manager tested in 2020: Governor Shaktikanta Das

    RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said that RBI's role as debt manager and banker to the government was tested to the hilt in 2020.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: MPC projects headline inflation at 6.8% in Q3 2021 Dec 04, 2020 10:29 AM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: MPC projects headline inflation at 6.8% in Q3 2021

    Governor Das said that CPI inflation is expected to be 6.8% for Q3 adding that it is projected to decrease to 5.8% for Q4.

  • RBI MPC meet Aug 4-6: What happened at policy meets earlier in 2020 Aug 03, 2020 03:44 PM IST

    RBI MPC meet Aug 4-6: What happened at policy meets earlier in 2020

    As per the RBI Act 1934, the MPC is required to meet at least four times in a year.

  • Editor's Take | What to expect from RBI monetary policy review Feb 05, 2020 07:46 PM IST

    Editor's Take | What to expect from RBI monetary policy review

    Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma talks to Ravi Krishnan about what to expect from RBI’s three-day review amid concerns of fiscal deficit and inflation.

  • Editor's Take | Will the RBI MPC cut rates again? Oct 03, 2019 06:17 PM IST

    Editor's Take | Will the RBI MPC cut rates again?

    The MPC has so far delivered four rate cuts in 2019, reducing the repo rate by 110 percent

  • Editor's Take | RBI policy: Tough choices for MPC Oct 04, 2018 06:01 PM IST

    Editor's Take | RBI policy: Tough choices for MPC

    As the RBI's Monetary Policy Committee's mandate is to target inflation, there is a possibility that we may be seeing another rate hike -- the third in a row.

  • Need to avoid premature policy action at this stage: Urjit Patel, RBI Jun 21, 2017 06:17 PM IST

    Need to avoid premature policy action at this stage: Urjit Patel, RBI

    In an interview t CBC-TV18's Latha Venkatesh, Pronab Sen, Chief Statistician, Rupa Rege Nitsure of L&T Financial Services and Soumyo Kanti Ghosh of SBI gave their views and reactions on the minutes of the Monetary Committee Policy (MPC) meeting.

  • MPC meet begins; RBI likely to hold policy rate Apr 05, 2017 03:10 PM IST

    MPC meet begins; RBI likely to hold policy rate

    Rising interest rate in the US provides sufficient indication that benchmark policy rate of the Reserve Bank of India is not going to go down but may increase in the future depending on domestic and external factors, experts said.

  • CPI target of 4.5% a best case scenario: Standard Chartered Feb 23, 2017 02:11 PM IST

    CPI target of 4.5% a best case scenario: Standard Chartered

    Reserve Bank of India‘s minutes of the monetary policy are in line with what the Monetary Policy Committee had said earlier this month. “No real surprises in the minutes as such," said Ananth Narayan, Standard Chartered said.

  • At RBI policy meet, four members mentioned 'sticky' inflation Feb 22, 2017 06:58 PM IST

    At RBI policy meet, four members mentioned 'sticky' inflation

    While three members highlighted the need to change the stance from accommodative to neutral, four mentioned that inflation excluding food and fuel remains “sticky” at close to 5 percent

  • Banks have cut rates but RBI Guv thinks there's room for more Feb 11, 2017 02:13 PM IST

    Banks have cut rates but RBI Guv thinks there's room for more

    Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel said that given the quantum of reduction in repo rates that have taken place over the past two years, there is some more scope for reduction in lending rates.

  • RBI shifts stance to 'neutral': Does it signal end of rate cuts? Feb 08, 2017 04:52 PM IST

    RBI shifts stance to 'neutral': Does it signal end of rate cuts?

    The change in the Reserve Bank's monetary stance from 'accommodative' to 'neutral‘, which essentially hints the chances for future rate cuts are limited. But bankers suggest otherwise.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: Bond yield may rise 15 bps; stance change may hurt, say experts Feb 08, 2017 03:00 PM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: Bond yield may rise 15 bps; stance change may hurt, say experts

    Ananth Narayan, Head-Financial Markets, Standard Chartered Bank said changing the stance from accommodative to neutral was a surprise and not expected by the market and so one is likely to see a sell-off in bond markets

  • Bankers expect 25 bps rate cut from Urjit Patel: CNBC-TV18 poll Feb 07, 2017 07:11 PM IST

    Bankers expect 25 bps rate cut from Urjit Patel: CNBC-TV18 poll

    After a Budget which was largely received well by markets and the country‘s citizens alike, the action now shifts to Reserve Bank of India and its Monetary Policy Committee. A CNBC-TV18 poll among market participants shows that 70 percent expect a 25 basis point (bps) rate cut on Wednesday.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: Bank of Baroda chief sees limited scope for rate cut Feb 06, 2017 02:54 PM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: Bank of Baroda chief sees limited scope for rate cut

    There is an expectation of a reduction in interest rate but banks have transmitted the cost of funds reduction at this point of time. And therefore, avenue for further reduction in interest rates seems less likely, said PS Jayakumar, Managing Director and Chief Executive of Bank Of Baroda.

  • Expect banks to transmit rate cut fully to mkt: Shaktikanta Das Oct 04, 2016 08:37 PM IST

    Expect banks to transmit rate cut fully to mkt: Shaktikanta Das

    Speaking to CNBC-TV18 Shaktikanta Das, Secretary, Economic Affairs, said that it is heartening to note that the Monetary Policy Committee has started functioning. He agreed with the RBI governor that there is still room for improving. He expects banks to transmit the rate cut fully to the market.

  • RBI Policy: Effective interest rates may fall going ahead, says Axis Cap Oct 04, 2016 10:27 AM IST

    RBI Policy: Effective interest rates may fall going ahead, says Axis Cap

    Irrespective of RBI's decision on interest rates on Tuesday, effective interest rates will fall over the next few months, Nandan Chakraborty, Managing Director, Institutional Equity Research, Axis Capital said. There could be a slight de-rating but index will have an upside of 15 percent on an average, he added.

  • Earnings trend positive; see 25-50 bps rate cut in FY17: UTI MF Sep 27, 2016 12:25 PM IST

    Earnings trend positive; see 25-50 bps rate cut in FY17: UTI MF

    Although one cannot totally rule out rate cut by the RBI in the upcoming meet on Ocotber 4, the odds are in favour of rate cut in later, said Swati Kulkarni, Exec VP & Fund Manager, UTI MF.

  • RBI Governor Urjit Patel calls on Jaitley Sep 08, 2016 06:30 PM IST

    RBI Governor Urjit Patel calls on Jaitley

    The next monetary policy review is on October 4 "when we will talk", Patel told reporters after the meeting.

  • MPC may be in place in a month; govt nominees to be named soon Sep 07, 2016 03:03 PM IST

    MPC may be in place in a month; govt nominees to be named soon

    The six-member monetary policy committee (MPC) that will start taking interest rate decisions may be in place in a month's time.

  • CNBC-TV18's Citizen Monetary Committee sees no rate cut on Aug 9 Aug 05, 2016 09:07 PM IST

    CNBC-TV18's Citizen Monetary Committee sees no rate cut on Aug 9

    In June this year, CNBC-TV18 started a new initiative ahead of the monetary policy on June 7.

  • Monetary policy committee is constituted, say sources Jun 27, 2016 05:49 PM IST

    Monetary policy committee is constituted, say sources

    The constituted committee will have six members -- the RBI governor, Urjit Patel and another RBI official along with three government officials, reports Ritu Singh of CNBC-TV18 quoting sources.

  • Don't look for a hero but look up to institutions: Ambit Cap Jun 21, 2016 01:01 PM IST

    Don't look for a hero but look up to institutions: Ambit Cap

    Rajan's exit marks a new chapter in the way the RBI is run and how we institutionalise Rajan. So, we must not look for a hero but move away from individuals and look up to institutions, says Saurabh Mukherjea, CEO-Institutional Equities of Ambit Capital. Ashok Wadhwa, the group CEO of Ambit Holdings, also weighed in.

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